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Hoku

Urho Kekkosen Katu 1 | Kamppi shopping center, 5th floor, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 40 1646160
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (31 reviews)
“snow crab” (12 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Hawaiian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Urho Kekkosen Katu 1 | Kamppi shopping center, 5th floor, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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11 - 20 of 140 reviews

Reviewed April 6, 2017

Had lunch for three in this quite hyped restaurant with good city views in Helsinki's top-notch food court in the centrally located Kamppi mall. You order and pay at the cashier's desk before you get seated. The cashier first ignored us. She just stood there...More

Thank Tripbrowser
Reviewed March 27, 2017

Absolute killer for the price, but the quality varies between dishes. My friends teriyaki-sauce was very bland while mine was excellent, and next time mine wasn't as punchy as before either. Still a great bang for the buck at lunchtime, 14 euros for the teriyaki...More

Thank Johannes V
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Good food, strange seating system. 2 of us arrived early and got a table, the other 2 arrived 15 minutes later and they had to wait in line for almost 30 minutes (because you have to order at the checkout), altough we had saved 2...More

1  Thank rebeccabarck
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

We ordered several dishes with friends and my recommendation for perfect dinner would be: for starters OKONOMIYAKI, main SALMON TERIYAKI and dessert HOKU’s chocolate chip & macadamia cookie with vanilla ice cream. I drank one bier and cappuccino and the total price for the evening...More

1  Thank Jenni K
Reviewed March 4, 2017

Big mall in Helsinki opened a separate section for restaurants and cafes. A level or two higher quality and style than usual mall food courts. Hoku is one the restaurants. Lunch time was busy and que varied from 5-15 minutes. At lunch time food was...More

Thank Commandantefurioso
Reviewed February 20, 2017

We had a great lunch in Hoku! The place was very full, and it seems to be that way especially on the weekends. We were slightly confused weather the restaurant is Japanese or Hawaiian.. to be honest I still have no idea, but never the...More

Thank Aino R
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

On top floor of big shopping centre great restaurant with excellent food!big surprise! Reasonable pricing. Great food and one of the best espresso coffee's i have ever had.

Thank Jaco v
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

A very nice place for lunch in the Kamppi shopping centre. The place was full when we arrived but they took our order while we waited, which only took about five minutes. I had fried chicken and my friend had salmon, both tasted very good....More

Thank TeWe
Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a new location. Excellent views from the 8th floor and the most central location. Friendly but very, very slow service at the lunch time. It was also little bit cold to sit at the window table. Wakame salad with prawns (lunch menu)was...More

Thank AriHelsinki
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Location: the second uppermost floor of a mall, the front room with bigger tables open to kitchen and via a big door to the mall, the back part wit h 2 pers. tables a more quiet place. A party of 4, all having starters, main...More

Thank Foodiac
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Urho Kekkosen Katu 1 | Kamppi shopping center, 5th floor, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki
  • Phone Number: +358 40 1646160
Description
HOKU is a casual restaurant located in the Helsinki Kamppi district started by Ryan Shibuya. Ryan was born and raised in Hawaii and wanted to share some of the great foods from back home. Nothing fancy, just good food in a casual environment.
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